IoT News Roundup
C3 IoT, Microsoft announce strategic partnership to accelerate AI ••• ulalaLAB signs global export contract of its smart factory platform, expands partnership with Swiss smart factory and Switzerland innovation park ••• Twilio launches cellular communications platform ••• Unisys extends stealth security software to include medical, IoT devices ••• Rubicon Labs presents strategies for secure IoT device control ••• Notion integrates with HomeAdvisor, pairs smart-home technology with plumbing services ••• Avnet selected as distributor of Microsoft Azure Sphere ••• Rambus intros programmable hardware security core for networking, automotive, IoT.
- Petrochemical Company Launches Refinery of the Future With IoT
Texmark Chemicals is using technology from Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Aruba to automatically collect real-time data regarding the function of critical pumps on the plant floor, with long-term goals of managing assets, as well as employee safety and access, via video and other wireless technologies.
- RFID Tracking Fuel Trailers to Prevent Theft in Chile
Technology provider GPS Chile is offering its fleet-management solution to the oil company using Agorabee active RFID technology to link each trailer with a truck, identify the location of the truck and trailer, and gain visibility into when the vehicle leaves its expected route or stops.
- IoT Enables Renewable Power Management for Irish Energy Company
Solo Energy is deploying a network of batteries for energy storage and distribution based on power generation and price changes, using IoT technology provided by Asavie.
- Splunk Adds Industrial IoT Data to Asset-Intelligence System
The solution is designed to transform industrial operations with real-time monitoring and predictive analytics.
- RFID News Roundup
NorthWestern Energy signs contract with Itron to modernize energy grid ••• Zebra Technologies validates Tego's MROHistorian system ••• HID Global showcases trusted-identities technologies portfolio ••• Unisys Digi-Pet service lets pet owners monitor and chat with pets during airline transport ••• Tech Data to host IoT on Wheels roadshow in Europe ••• Electric Imp, Microsoft partner to accelerate secure IoT and simplify connectivity for industrial, commercial customers ••• Industrial Internet Consortium publishes IoT security maturity model white paper ••• Nanotron, ClearBlade forge location data analytics partnership for real-time tracking ••• SURE Universal predicts telcos will take over Internet of Things.
- Solace, CORE Transport Technologies Partner to Power Global Rollout of ULD Tracking
Solace will provide a messaging backbone for CORE's work supporting worldwide IoT implementation for the air cargo industry.
- Identiv Offers Intelligent Transponder Solutions for Internet of Things
The company is presenting its portfolio of RFID, NFC and inlay solutions this week at RFID Journal LIVE! 2018.
- Smartrac Showcases Industrial Internet of Things Solutions
The company is showcasing innovative products and solutions this week alongside its customers and market partners, at At RFID Journal LIVE! 2018.
- IoT System Reduces Fish Death Rate at Iran Farm
When the proof-of-concept at Mahdasht Milk and Meat Complex finished earlier this year, the solution, provided by Afarinesh Samaneh Mehr Engineering Co. and using Libelium technology, was found to save labor time, reduce fish deaths and increase productivity.
- IoT News Roundup
TrackX, food producer forge agreement for enterprise deployment of yard-management solution ••• WISeKey, Toppan Printing team up to securely connect inert objects to internet ••• Particle acquires RedBear to accelerate IoT innovation ••• Inmarsat finds mining industry must strengthen cybersecurity measures to profit from IoT ••• Inland Cellular, Senet partner to provide LoRaWAN IoT connectivity services ••• Thales study finds cloud use, compliance requirements shape encryption strategy ••• Altair, Ecrio partner on VoLTE over Cat-M1 for IoT.
- Retailers Discuss the Benefits of RFID
Representatives from Lids, Stadium AB and Capgemini will participate in a panel hosted by SML at RFID Journal LIVE! 2018.
- People Power Intros IoT Service to Drive Consumer Engagements
The company's newest energy-centric service is designed to improve consumer participation in behavioral demand response initiatives.
- Nikola Labs Qualifies INDRA Wireless Power Chip
The chip, developed in partnership with Texas Instruments and Skyworks Solutions, is designed to be effective for Internet of Things applications
- Johnson Controls Acquires Smartvue Corp.
With the acquisition, the cloud services provider is adding a global IoT platform and partner revenue opportunities to its portfolio.